Car Pollution & Alternative Transportation K-1

In this two-lesson unit, kindergartners learn about preventing vehicle pollution. In the first lesson, “What is Car Pollution?,” they read part of the children’s book OK GO! by Carin Berger to learn about vehicle exhaust. Then they illustrate the concept on maps of their city. In the second lesson, “Better Ways to Get Around,” they … Continue reading

Muppet Puppets: The Children’s Bill of Rights 2-3

On Sesame Street, adults use Jim Henson’s muppet puppets to teach pre-kindergarteners their ABCs and 123s. In this lesson, second graders will make muppet puppets to teach adults about the Children’s Bill of Rights – specifically, how to keep kids healthy and happy. Students will break into pairs to write their scripts, then each will … Continue reading